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This year, the culmination of the 2013 NFL season will feature a Super Bowl of historic proportion. For the first time, the league has opted to place the game in an outdoor, cold weather location instead of sunny California, Florida or an indoor stadium. Many are watching this game with baited breath, wondering how the league will pull it off and how the weather will impact the events surrounding and including the Super Bowl.
As soon as the NFL awarded this year’s Big Game to MetLife Stadium, owners around the league started a battle cry of “why not us?” with the first calls coming from Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder. It’s been speculated that improvements wanted at Bank of America Stadium, home of the Carolina Panthers, is a move to try to host the Super Bowl. Now, two other cities in northern climates are starting to look towards hosting the annual extravaganza, Philadelphia and Chicago.
NFL.com reported that Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel recently spoke with league commissi...
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback may have a good reason for asking a starter to be named, he’s not winning the QB competition.
Reports are fellow QB Nick Foles has been better, showing a good command of the offense, so that could be the root cause for his comments.
Either way, Vick isn’t making many friends in the Philly media as headlines such as: "Vick still doesn&...
A lot of moving parts, a very fluid picture... but if you had to paint a portrait of the post-minicamp Eagles in 1st and 2nd-team colors, it might look like this:
1) Michael Vick
1a) Nick Foles
3) Matt Barkley
1) LeSean McCoy
2) Bryce Brown
1) Brent Celek
2) James Casey
2a) Zach Ertz
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It’s been five months since the Philadelphia Eagles hired Chip Kelly as their new head coach; and in that time we have already seen sweeping changes inside and outside of the NovaCare Complex training facility. Former top free agents and veterans such as Cullen Jenkins, Nnamdi Asomugha, and Mike Patterson have been shown the door and new, young talent has been given the opportunity...
Eagles cornerback Cary Williams has made it clear that he doesn’t that he missed a good portion of OTA’s to take care of some family business.
“Teams, organizations, the NFL itself hold players captive over the OTAs,” Williams told Mike Missanelli, of 97.5 The Fanatic in Philly, via ProFootballTalk.com. “They say it’s not mandatory but it’s mandatory, you know what...
We're certainly hearing a lot from Michael Vick as of late.
Vick spoke to Howard Eskin of WIP in Philadelphia to celar a few things up, mainly about him wanting to head coach Chip Kelly to name a starting QB before training camp. Pro Football Talk brought o our attention that Vick apparently sid in passing that he's “got a couple more years left.”
A curious statement...
The Philadelphia Eagles have announced a stadium renovation plan for Lincoln Financial Field. It will take two years and cost $125 million.
Will upgrades at the Linc put Philadelphia in contention as a Super Bowl host?
The Philadelphia Eagles announced over the weekend a that Lincoln Financial Field would undergo a Stadium Revitalization Project over the next two years intended to enhance the fan experience at games.
Included in the project, which will conclude prior to the start of the 2014 season, includes Wi-FI ...
The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is one part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player (rookies don’t count) for the 2013 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Philadelphia Eagles, that...
During this slow time of year, PFT generated some buzz last week regarding what great Philadelphia Eagles players of all time belonged on their “Mount Rushmore.” The fans who voted selected Reggie White, Brian Dawkins, Chuck Bednarik and Randall Cunningham as the four Eagles who should have their faces immortalized in rock on the mountain side. They almost got it right as...
The Philadelphia Eagles are planning to add 1,600 seats and two high-definition video boards as part of a $125 million stadium revitalization project to be completed before the 2014 season.
Lincoln Financial Field is undergoing a facelift just 10 years after it opened in 2003.
''We have had discussions with season ticketholders over the past couple of seasons to find out...
You can try to determine the metrics of who plays QB#1 and who fits in best at other offensive positions with Chip Kelly's spread offense, but the simple fact is a healthy Jason Peters at left tackle will be the difference-maker...
This guy was born to play winning football at left tackle in the NFL...
If he's as ready to go as he says he is, then half the battle...
On Saturday June 8, Eagles QB Michael Vick was a guest on Howard Eskin show on SportsRadio 94 WIP; he explained a series of recent remarks that have created a firestorm in Philly. Vick apparently said that he was not getting enough reps & splitting Reps with Nick Foles, Matt Barkley & Dennis Dixon? Vick: “I [...]